First CRM VPC set up, and lesson learned…

Hi all,  and welcome to my first blogpost here @ blogs.msdn.com. I just started at Microsoft on June 1st, and right away I figured out it would be a good idea to setup a VPC with MS CRM. I installed the VPC with 2003r2, and for the sake of argument i installed SQL Server 2005…


CRM 4 Outlook Client – bug fixes

WOW … 3 blog entries in 1 day… that have never happened before… will it ever happen again… 😉 ok… just wanted to let you know that the CRM team has hotfixes for numerous bugs in the Outlook Client… http://blogs.msdn.com/crm/archive/2008/08/06/crm4-outlook-client-issues-and-fixes.aspx Go ahead… and take a look … it might save your day, remember to tell…


FINALLY!!!!!!! SQL 2008 is RTM!!!

Woooohooooooo the new SQL Server 2008 is finally RTM and is now available on MSDN and Technet!!!  it has been a loooooooooooooooong birth… initially the release date was in feb as far as i remember together with Windows Server 2008 and Visual Studio 2008…!!! but finally its here…. { heroes happen here } is now…


Visual Studio 2005 SP1 fails to install on Windows Server 2003

Hi there, This is mostly a note to myself, but if other can benefit from it I’m glad. I’ve had this problem since the release of SP1 for Visual Studio 2005, when doing a Windows Update it always failed to install.This even happens if it’s a clean install of win2k3 with sql 2k5 on top…


List of presentations and keynotes from MIX09.

Hi there, Mike Swanson just published a list of all the keynotes and presentation videos from MIX09. http://blogs.msdn.com/mswanson/pages/MIX09Sessions.aspx Go have a look, this is good stuff 🙂 Take care out there, Christian


Windows 7 Beta is on MSDN

Just took a look at the msdn website… and yeah… windows 7 beta is there…   oooh… and windows server 2008 r2 beta is there as well. Please wait a few hours, till I’ve finished downloading… thanks 😉


Windows 7 will hit MSDN on Aug. 6

Hey guys, Just read on the Win 7 Team blog (http://windowsteamblog.com/blogs/windows7/archive/2009/07/21/when-will-you-get-windows-7-rtm.aspx) that win 7 rtm will be available on MSDN on aug 6. This doesn’t mean that we have rtm’ed win 7, and as previously stated, it will RTM in the last 2 weeks of july. This also means that if you have downloaded an…


Changing the activityparty using a CRM Plugin

Hey there, It’s been a while, but I’ve been busy doing a lot of XRM stuff.   I wanted to share this piece of code with you since it has been a major headache of mine for a long time in a project, I’ve searched high and low and couldn’t figure it out, so if…